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  • Associate of Science in Biology

     
  • Degree Requirements (Total Credit Hours 66)
  • Core Curriculum Requirements (Cor Curriculum Code)

  • Communications(9 hours)

     
  • ENGL 1301 Composition I(10)
  • ENGL 1302 Composition II(10)
  • SPCH 1315 Public Speaking(11)

  • Mathematics(4 hours)

     
  • MATH 1414 College Algebra (STEM)(20)

  • Natural Sciences

     
  • BIOL 1406 Biology for Science Majors I(30)
  • BIOL 1407 Biology for Science Majors II(30)

  • Humanities Visual/Performing Arts(9 hours)

     
  • Select 1 course from Humanities (40)
  • Select 1 course from the Additional Humanities(41)
  • Select 1 course from the Visual Performing Arts(50)

  • Social and Behavioral Sciences(15 hours)

     
  • HIST 1301 History of the United States, PartI(60)
  • HIST 1302 History of the United States, PartII(60)
  • GOVT 2301 American Govt., National, STate & Local(70)
  • GOVT 2302 American Govt. Problems & Policy(70)
  • Select 1 course from the Social and Behavioral Sciences(80)

  • Kinesiology(2 hours)

     
  • Select 1-2 courses from the Kinesiology(90)
  • Two hours are required.

  • Additional Requirements

     
  • MATH 1316 Plane Trigonometry *
    Or MATH 2413 Calculus I

  • BIOL 2421 Microbiology
    Or BIOL 2416 Genetics * *

  • CHEM 1411 (CHEM 1111 & 1311) General Chemistry I
  • CHEM 1412 (CHEM 1112 & 1312) General Chemistry II
  • PHYS 1401 General Physics I

Note:
Students may have to complete both Chemistry and Physics. Most schools require 5-10 hours of Organic Chemistry (i.e. CHEM 2325/2225) and 8 hours of General Physics (i.e. PHYS 1401/1402) as required for science majors.
* Students should check with the transfer university regarding whether they should take MATH 1316 or 2413.
** Students can choose to take BIOL 2421 or 2416; must check with the four year institution to which they wish to transfer to ensure that taken at SAC are the courses that will apply to the appropriate degree.